Welcome to Sound Music Publications




Welcome to the leader in jazz choir and contemporary choral music!

Meeting your musical needs

SMP proudly represents excellent clinicians, retreat facilitators, guest conductors and presenters along with the finest literature.

The leader in jazz choir and contemporary choral literature

Our catalog of great music continues to grow thanks to our incredibly talented composers and arrangers.

Music for every voicing, style and ability level

From SSAA to TTBB, swing to a cappella and entry level to highly challenging – we’ve got you covered.

Frank With Friends at National JEN Conference




John Proulx, Jennifer Barnes, Dave Barduhn, Ron McCurdy, Duane Davis, Michi Weir, Frank, Natalie Wilson, Drew Dahan, Rod Henley




SMP has hundreds of charts in all voicings for all levels.

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Newest Additions to Our Catalog


SMP Is A Little Different, And That’s Good

Difficulty Levels

The difficulty level helps you measure how challenging a chart is.

Talented Composers and Arrangers

See our composers and arrangers page and get to know the talent behind our music.

Our Philosophy

We are able to offer quality musical selections because we have a straight forward, unique philosophy—we trust you.

The Difference Is The Quality

We take great pride in offering you exemplary arrangements and original music.

PDF Samples

Most charts in our catalog feature a 2- to 4-page PDF sample, and our music is beautifully printed – excellent for reproduction.


Audio Samples

Most of our charts include a helpful audio sample.

Copyright Agreement

Our approach is based upon trust. Click here to check out the details.

Got Questions?

We want you to be satisfied with your music purchase. Need to return a chart? Missing a rhythm section part? Check out our FAQ page.

Jazz Fests, Camps & Reading Sessions

Mark your calendar! Here are dates for important choral events.